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Exhibition ”Place aux peintres”

Fabienne Butin






Peindre a Cassis




The organization "L'art et la Manière" was created in 1995 by a group of painter and musician artists.

In a cultural and arttistic goal, our main activities are:

- Collective exhibitions outside "La Place aux Peintres"                                - Workshopspainting courses in oil and drawing on the year                     - Painting training courses: oil & "carnet de voyage" with possibilities of accomodation in bed & breakfast places and others.

Situated between Marseille, Aix en Provence and Toulon, Cassis little jewel of the Méditerranée has known how to keep its soul.

Cassis inspired famous artists seduced by the charme of this little fishing port, protected  from one side by the "Massif of Calanques" and by the otther side the "Cap Canaille" (416 m height). During the 19 th and 20 th centuries Cassis welcomed great painting masters. Derain, Picabia, Signas, Camoin, Verdilhan, Guindon who had a house path of "Bérard" and who recieved a lot of counterparts. Quite a lot of french but also a lot of foreigner painters. Jerome Hill painter settled his foundation there.



Les Calanques                            


Le Port

Le Cap Canaille